[Epub] Turn Homeward, Hannalee By Patricia Beatty – Soaringeaglecasino.us

Turn Homeward, Hannalee During The Closing Days Of The Civil War, Plucky 12 Year Old Hannalee Reed, Sent North To Work In A Yankee Mill, Struggles To Return To The Family She Left Behind In War Torn Georgia A Fast Moving Novel Based Upon An Actual Historical Incident With A Spunky Heroine And Fine Historical Detail School Library Journal Author S Note There Are Few Authors Who Can Consistently Manage Both To Entertain And Inform Booklist

[Epub] Turn Homeward, Hannalee  By Patricia Beatty – Soaringeaglecasino.us
  • 208 pages
  • Turn Homeward, Hannalee
  • Patricia Beatty
  • English
  • 12 August 2018
  • 0688166768

    10 thoughts on “[Epub] Turn Homeward, Hannalee By Patricia Beatty – Soaringeaglecasino.us


  1. says:

    Since I use the novel, Charley Skedaddle in one of my classes, I was intrigued to find that Patricia Beatty has written other books dealing with young people during the Civil War While my students want a sequel to Charley Skedaddle, there is not one So, I m on a journey to read her other novels of this genra In this particular novel, Hannalee lives a few miles north of Atlanta Even at her young age, she works in a mill that makes cloth for Confederates When the Union soldiers come into the Since I use the novel, Charley Skedaddle in one of my classes, I was intrigued to find that Patricia Beatty has written other books dealing with young people during the Civil War While my students want a sequel to Charley Skedaddle, there is not one So, I m on a journey to read her other novels of this genra In this particular novel, Hannalee lives a few miles north of Atlanta Even at her young age, she works in a mill that makes cloth for Confederates When the Union soldiers come into the area, they send all of the mill workers north as they are considered treasonous to the Union Once northe they are pla...


  2. says:

    Our family enjoyed this book as a fun read aloud It really made the kids think about life during the Civil War for all the poor Southerners who were just trying to mind their own business and live their lives and how the war effected them This is the story of one 12 year old girl who is deported North when General Sherman shuts down all the textile mills in order to help force a Northern victory You get a good sense of the people on both the North and South both the good, bad, and the ugly Our family enjoyed this book as a fun read aloud It really made the kids think about life during the Civil War for all the poor Southerners who were just trying to mind thei...


  3. says:

    Written for middle school readers, Turn Homeward, Hannalee, is a quick and interesting read Although I knew much about the Civil War, this is an episode I was wholly unfamiliar with The book tells the story of young Hannalee Reed who is captured by the bluebellies and sent to Indiana to work in a mill the story is an interesting and little known twist on the North s own version of slave labor That author has beautifully captured the South s vernacular and dialog, lending the book an especi Written for middle school readers, Turn Homeward, Hannalee, is a quick and interesting read Although I knew much...


  4. says:

    When I started to read this book It was amazing When Hannalee Gets taken away the book got rely interesting I enjoyed This book very much Patrica Betty did a very Good job writing this book.


  5. says:

    My love for this book can not be described properly nor adequately This has got to be one of my ultimate favorites from when I was a little girl Maybe it s something to do with the fact that it s a young girl having to be strong and stick to...


  6. says:

    More often than not, you come across a children s bookentertaining andto the point than any adult book, ever This is one such book.


  7. says:

    It s about A southern 12 yearold girl named Hanalee She got taken away from home Now she s trying to find her way back home Setting Around Civil War time


  8. says:

    Making my way slowly through all of the Sonlight books I bought for US and world history This one was a Civil War book and while I am growing increasingly intolerant of poor Confederacy stories, this is one about some children from Georgia who went missing during the war It mostly sidesteps slavery and the exploitation of people of color I think the author did that on purpose She chose an event location where there were no slaves working and focused on that story It s a bit of a copout I Making my way slowly throug...


  9. says:

    I needed to read this book as I run the gift shop in a historic house in Roswell, GA and was looking for appropriate materials to carry This young readers chapter book is a fictitious accounting of a Civil War atrocity that took place in our community, and I was checking it for authenticity I found the book very well written, accurately researched as much as is possible for this difficult story and a sensitive portrayal of the mill workers in the south It is not a story about slaves in th I needed to read this book as I run the gift shop in a historic house in Roswell, GA and was looking for appropriate materials to carry This young readers chapter book is a fictitious accounting of a Civil War at...


  10. says:

    good book

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